The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-13.92% -14.59%
SDH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.42% 11.59% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 19
Average salary £50,000 £55,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.90% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SDH
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region.

SDH Salary Trend in the Midlands